What if a transition to the upper class was easier thanks to govt lowering health insurance, cost of higher education, and creating millions of green collar jobs? Wouldn’t moving people from the middle class to the upper class be a good thing? Wouldn’t this constitute “redistributing the wealth”?
House Republican Leader John Boehner (R-OH) delivered the following remarks on health care today on how the Democrats emerging plan will hurt middle-class families by increasing taxes, raising health care costs, and rationing care. He also discussed the Republicans better solutions to give Americans access to high-quality health care and ensure sure that health care decisions are made by patients and doctors, not government bureaucrats.
The Texas Hospital Association (THA) is urging lawmakers in Dallas, Houston and throughout the rest of the state to take the right steps to make health insurance more affordable and accessible to individuals in Texas. The state ranks first in the country in the percentage of uninsured residents (24.6%).
‘Cover the Uninsured Week,’ which is observed nationally to highlight the importance of access to affordable health care benefits, has garnered particular attention in Texas where Gov. Rick Perry has localized the awareness effort by proclaiming April 23-29, 2007 as Cover the Uninsured Week in the Lone Star State.